Kuala Lumpur aerial view

Kuala Lumpur Building Photos

Kuala Lumpur Building Photos

The directors of e-architect have toured Malaysia and Singapore in the last 2 weeks – we visited the capital KL, the island of Penang, Kota Bahru, the Pehentian Islands, Cherating, Kuantan, Kota tinggi, Johot Bahru and Malacca.
We met up with developers and architects and visited key buildings. We were delighted to visit inside the Kuantan Mosque and the Sri Mahamariamman Temple, Kuala Lumpur.

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Jumeirah Beach Hotel – Dubai Resort

Design: Broadway Malyan

Fifth phase of Broadway Malyan-designed Jumeirah Beach Hotel expansion endorsed

UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has endorsed the fifth phase of Jumeirah Beach Hotel expansion plan, which is set for completion in 2018.

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Waltham Watch Factory Project, Massachusetts

Design: Bruner/Cott & Associates

Bruner/Cott, a full service architectural firm with an emphasis on larger institutional projects and urban development, announces the completion of its restoration/adaptive reuse of the 405,000 square-foot, 1854 Waltham Watch Factory complex. Located along the Charles River in Waltham, MA, the complex has been reimagined for a new mixed-use life.

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Porta Nuova Varesine Residential Tower

Design: Arquitectonica

The project introduces the first high-end residential high-rise living to Milan with two towers designed by global architecture firm, Arquitectonica. The towers are situated in the Porta Nuova Varesine the mixed use master plan and urban renewal project in central Milan, one of the most significant redevelopments in Italy, comprising high quality residential apartments, office and retail space and a cultural centre.

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Hub Creatic, France

Design: Tetrarc

The Tetrarc agency has put its name to the Hub Créatic in Nantes, a building dedicated to young companies developing new digital applications. Behind its lively yellow walls, the building assembles seventy of these start-ups businesses.

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eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2015

eVolo Magazine is pleased to invite architects, students, engineers, designers, and artists from around the globe to take part in the eVolo 2015 Skyscraper Competition.

Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition is one of the world’s most prestigious awards for high-rise architecture.

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Philippine Arena, Manila

Design: Populous

The world’s largest indoor arena, the 50,000 seat Philippine Arena, has opened in Manila.

The arena at Ciudad de Victoria, Bocaue, Bulacan, was commissioned by Iglesia Ni Cristo (the Church of Christ) as the church’s gift to the community and was completed in time for the Church’s Centennial Celebration on July 27th 2014.

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Spotlight Youth Space, London

Design: Astudio

Architects Astudio have announced the official opening of their Spotlight Youth Space project in Poplar, East London.

The building was unveiled at a launch event attended by over 250 people and featured speeches and performances from the young people who now use the space.

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65BTP House, Singapore

Design: ONG&ONG Pte Ltd

This is a home surrounded by a vast garden that converges at a colossal pre-war rain tree with such magnificence that its presence is ingrained within the very architecture of the house itself. Throughout this home are numerous encounters with nature whilst still being very much indoors.

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Tile of Spain Awards 2014 – Design Contest

Open call for the 13th Tile of Spain Awards of Architecture and Interior Design

The international competition celebrating the application of Spanish ceramics is now open

Renowned architect Emilio Tuñón will chair this year’s jury, which includes architects Martha Thorne, Cino Zucchi, Anupama Kundoo, José María Sánchez, José María Márquez Cecilia and Ramón Monfort.

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Griffith University Learning Commons, Queensland

Design: ThomsonAdsett

The building form has been derived through analysis of the available site geometries. Opportunities to complement University Drive, pedestrian pathways, the hinterland and major health developments are maximised. The form is intentionally crisp, dynamic, colourful, bold, fearless and futuristic.

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Boa Nova Tea House, Portugal

Design: Álvaro Siza Vieira

The Boa Nova Tea House was designed following a competition held in 1956 by the city council and won by Portuguese architect Fernando Tavora. After choosing a site on the cliffs of the Matosinhos seashore, Tavora turned the project over to his collaborator, Alvaro Siza.